Independent Living Centres

Also called Equipment Demonstration Centres, Disabled Living Centres, Mobility Centres, Accessible Living Centres (or similar!), these regional centres provide a range of different services which may include:

  • a range of equipment for demonstration 
  • impartial advice and information about equipment 
  • individual assessments to ensure equipment is suitable
  • advice on how and where to access equipment 
  • advice on suppliers and costs if purchasing equipment
  • training advice for carers on some equipment

To find your nearest Independent Living Centre and check which services it provides:

Page last updated: July 2019